§ 44-43-910 Definitions
§ 44-43-920 Organ and tissue donor policies and continuing education
§ 44-43-930 Notification of organ procurement organization
§ 44-43-940 Collaboration in support of donation process
§ 44-43-945 Determination of appropriateness of donation; contacting person authorized to give consent
§ 44-43-950 Consent
§ 44-43-960 Permission of, or referral by, medical examiner or coroner
§ 44-43-970 Exclusive agency for receipt of referrals and donations
§ 44-43-985 Fees
§ 44-43-1000 Documentation required in medical records of patients identified as potential donors
§ 44-43-1010 Costs pertaining to donation paid by procurement agency
§ 44-43-1015 Death record reviews

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 44 > Chapter 43 > Article 11

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Hospital: means a hospital licensed, accredited, or approved under the laws of this State and includes a hospital operated by the United States or the State or its subdivisions, although not required to be licensed under state law. See South Carolina Code 44-43-910
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Organ and Tissue Procurement Organization: means the organ procurement organization designated to perform organ recovery services in South Carolina by the United States Department of Health and Human Services which also has the capability to procure tissue. See South Carolina Code 44-43-910
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.